fascinating synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term fascinating:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. absorbing, engrossing, fascinating, gripping, riveting(adj)

    capable of arousing and holding the attention

    Synonyms:
    bewitching, fascinating, absorbing, engrossing, riveting, captivating, entrancing, enchanting, gripping, enthralling

    Antonyms:
    unattractive, uninteresting

  2. bewitching, captivating, enchanting, enthralling, entrancing, fascinating(adj)

    capturing interest as if by a spell

    Synonyms:
    bewitching, captivating, fascinating, enthralling, riveting, entrancing, absorbing, enchanting, gripping, engrossing

    Antonyms:
    unattractive, uninteresting

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fascinating

    That is charming or bewitching which is adapted to win others as by a magic spell. Enchanting, enrapturing, entrancing represent the influence as not only supernatural, but irresistible and delightful. That which is fascinating may win without delighting, drawing by some unseen power, as a serpent its prey; we can speak of horrible fascination. Charming applies only to what is external to oneself; delightful may apply to personal experiences or emotions as well; we speak of a charming manner, a charming dress, but of delightful anticipations. Compare AMIABLE; BEAUTIFUL.

    Synonyms:
    bewitching, captivating, charming, delightful, enchanting, enrapturing, entrancing, winning

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

intriguing, exciting, riveting, -fascinating, interesting, compelling, amazing, mesmerizing, glamorous, captivating, mind-blowing



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